Quoting Sarah Bare-ah♡:" What if your child dies? Are you no longer a mother then. I'm not talking about a miscarriage. I'm talking ... [snip!] ... by a disease are we really going to say that since you're no longer providing for or caring for that child you're not a mother?"As cold as it sounds, technically you were a mother.
Quoting Rd.:" As cold as it sounds, technically you were a mother."You are right, it does sound cold. IMO you are always a mother, even if your child dies. You are simply a mother who had a child die, doesn't mean you aren't a mother anymore, because in your heart you will always be that childs mother, alive or angel.
Quoting Rabbit™:" I think it's a matter of how you personally define the word "mother". Once I gave my girls up for adoption, ... [snip!] ... definition. There are plenty of peopke who say I'm still a mother simply because I did raise Em and Annie for a period of time."